MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.01% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive77.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150519
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 13 '17 at 18:53
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4770K-$430
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
79% Very good
SC Int 104
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 105
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 398
QC Float 402
QC Mixed 402
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 523
MC Float 556
MC Mixed 550
81% 543 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
MSI(1462 7845) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4624
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
6.01% Terrible
Lighting 13.1
Reflection 18.9
Parallax 23.8
5% 18.6 fps
MRender 22.5
Gravity 8
Splatting 19.4
7% 16.6 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.01%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$219
419GB free
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 496
Mixed 485
111% 496 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 20
128% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 31.9
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 18.8
29% 51.9 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 112%
Transcend SSD370S 256GB-$90
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1114H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 508
Write 296
Mixed 369
86% 391 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 99.8
4K Mixed 21.1
122% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 28.9
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 20.7
29% 50.5 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 113%
Seagate ST2000NC000-1CX164 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: CE02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 157
Write 147
Mixed 149
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.24
96% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
58.1% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 16.6
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 21
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) Builds (Compare 3,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 89%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,130
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